Helen-Jane Mair

F, #3670, b. 28 April 1882
     Helen-Jane Mair was born on 28 April 1882 at Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland.1,2 She was the daughter of George Mair and Mary Bruce. Her family was known by the tee-name of "Bobbin".
She was listed as head of household's daughter in the 1891 census at Church Street, Portknockie, Banffshire, Scotland. Those recorded in the household were: Geo Mair "Bobin", head; Mary Mair "Bobin", wife; David Mair "Bobin", son; Geo Mair "Bobin", son; Helen Mair "Bobin", daughter; Jessie Mair "Bobin", daughter; Wm Mair "Bobin", son; Robt Mair "Bobin", son; James Mair "Bobin", son.3


  1. [S2890] Helen-Jane Mair, Register of Births in the District of Seafield in the County of Banff, "Helen-Jane Mair, 1882, April Twenty-Eighth 11h 0m A.M. at Portknockie, Seafield (Rathven), Female. Father: George Mair "Bobin", Fisherman. Mother: Mary Mair M.S. Bruce, married 1874, October 29th at Seafield. Informant: Mary Mair, Mother. Registered: 1882, May 13th at Seafield Manse, James McIntyre, Registrar."
  2. [S772] Robert Mair, Neil Pirie, Information kindly supplied by Robert Mair of Durham, England.
  3. [S5527] 1891, Scottish Census, "Helen Mair "Bobin", daughter, female, age 8, born in Rathven, Banffshire, scholar, resident at Church Street, Portknockie."